Manaslu Trek

Circuit Info:

Manaslu trekking exhibits the sensational mountain vistas, fascinating culture and biological diversity, spanning altitudes from 600 to 5200 meter – one of the Nepal’s last Himalayan jewels. This Around Manaslu trekking suits best to those who are looking for the challenging but less trodden trekking in Nepal, is also a part of the Great Himalayan trail. The Manaslu trek, one of the restricted region trekking in Manaslu region can be done in 2 weeks which used to be a fully camping trip. This trekking route is also becoming the best alternative of classic Annapurna circuit due to the road construction of the some sections of Annapurna region.

We start our Manaslu trek from Lapubesi after the drive from Kathmandu via the Aarughat. Trekking along the Budhi Gandaki river, the trail meanders, scrambles and climbs its way along the confines of the valley. Much of the around Manaslu trekking is in the region known as Nupri, an area of strong Tibetan influence with the trade route between the regions. As we trek higher the Hindu culture is being replaces by Buddhist features of Mani walls, Khanyi gates and Chortens as does the topography changes. This Manaslu trekking region is a natural habitat for many elusive wild animals including the snow leopard, grey wolf, musk deer, Himalayan Thar and blue sheep, Keep your eyes open!! Trekking routes at lower Manaslu section is already rebuild which is being effected by the April 2015 earthquake and we have been running trips as per the regular Manaslu trek itinerary since spring 2016 – once again totally safe for trekking.

  • Itinerary
  • Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu / welcome diner / stay at hotel
    Day 02: Cultural Sightseeing tour and trek preparation.
    Day 03 -04: Drive to Lapu Besi (885m) via Aarughat and trek to Dobhan (1070m) next day
    Day 05 - 07: Trek to Namrung (2630m) via Philim and Deng
    Day 08 - 09: Trek to Shyala (3500m) and Sama (3520M)
    Day 10 - 11: Trek to Samdo ( 3875 m) and then Phedi (4460m)
    Day 12: Cross the Larkye La 5160 meter and trek to Bhimthang 3700 m
    Day 13 - 14: Trek to Gho (2520m) and then to Besisahar via Tilje and Dharapani
    Day 15: Drive to Kathmandu / stay at hotel
    Day 16: Manaslu trekking ends / airport transfer

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